LTB: Renting in Ontario

Renting in Ontario Last Updated: June 13, 2022 Read about the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in Ontario under the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) and processes at the Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB). If you are experiencing a problem with your rental unit or agreement, you can also visit our online tool, Navigate Tribunals […]

LTB | September 1, 2021
Residential Tenancies Act, 2006 Amendments Take Effect Today – New and Updated Landlord and Tenant Board Rules, Guidelines and Forms Now Available Online

Amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006 (RTA) resulting from Bill 184, the Protecting Tenants and Strengthening Community Housing Act, 2020, take effect today. As a result of the amendments: Tenants can claim compensation equal to 12 months’ rent if their landlord issued an eviction notice in bad faith or the landlord does not allow […]

LTB: Legislation and Regulation

Legislation and Regulation The Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) The LTB is established under the Residential Tenancies Act to: resolve disputes between landlords and tenants, and eviction applications from non-profit housing co-operatives, through mediation or adjudication provide information to landlords, tenants about their rights and responsibilities under the RTA provide information about LTB’s practices and procedures […]